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A Thrown Rock, a Dead Climber

When Pete Absolon, the Rocky Mountain director of NOLS, set out for a climb in Wyoming's Wind River Range, life couldn't have been better. A deadly mistake by another man ended it all in an instant—and started a nightmare that's never going to stop.

Alan Prendergast
Dec 27, 2007

Our Towns: An Introduction

Michael Perry and Nick Heil
Jan 8, 2004

Amy Bechtel was there, and then she simply wasn't

Tim Sohn, Jason Daley, Bruce Barcott, and John Galvin
Oct 1, 2003

Kimberly Lisagor
Sep 17, 2001

When Amy Bechtel Didn't Come Home

When a promising young runner went missing in Wyoming's Wind River Range, everything changed for the community of athletes she left behind.

Bryan Di Salvatore and Deirdre McNamer
Mar 1, 1998